At Minnesota State Mankato, opportunities abound. We have many options to help students on their transition to being a Maverick. You will find information for incoming students in areas such as residency status, reciprocity and transferring credits.

Transfer of Credit

It is University policy to accept all US Department of Education and regionally accredited institution credits that meets its minimum criteria. These transfer credits will assist students upon acceptance to our University to register for courses that will meet their overall graduation requirements.

Residency and Reciprocity

Tuition rates are based upon your residency status. A Minnesota resident pays a certain amount for tuition, while a non-Minnesota resident pays a different amount.

New Student Information

The Office of the Registrar is frequently asked for help with a variety of new student services. Some of them are handled within our office, but some are handled by other offices across the University. Here is a list of our most frequently requested items and how to get started.